Thurles to inspect Thursday morning

Wed 28th Nov 2012, 09:37

photoThurles Racecourse
©Healy Racing Photos
By Donal Murphy
A precautionary 8am inspection will take place at Thurles tomorrow morning due to the threat of overnight frost.

Racing is due to take place both Thursday and Friday at the Tipperary venue with the ground currently raceable and described as heavy.

Meanwhile the ground at Limerick ahead of racing there today is now soft, soft to heavy in places while its soft to heavy at Wexford ahead of their fixture next Wednesday (Dec 5th).

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